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Assistant Curator Salaries

74 SalariesUpdated Jan 23, 2021

Average Base Pay
$52,893 / yr
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The national average salary for a Assistant Curator is $52,893 in United States. Filter by location to see Assistant Curator salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 74 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Assistant Curator employees.

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Curatorial Assistant

Moma

$58,667/yr

Range: $53K - $161K

30 salaries

$58,667/yr
$53K$161K

Curatorial Assistant

Brooklyn Museum

$36,852/yr

Range: $29K - $58K

12 salaries

$36,852/yr
$29K$58K

Curatorial Assistant

Denver Art Museum

$39,347/yr

Range: $36K - $71K

9 salaries

$39,347/yr
$36K$71K

Curatorial Assistant

Harvard University

$42,192/yr

Range: $41K - $51K

5 salaries

$42,192/yr
$41K$51K

Curatorial Assistant

Whitney Museum

$35,760/yr

Range: $32K - $45K

5 salaries

$35,760/yr
$32K$45K

Curatorial Assistant

Smithsonian

$71,920/yr

Range: $47K - $97K

4 salaries

$71,920/yr
$47K$97K

Curatorial Assistant

National Gallery of Art

$69,085/yr

Range: $63K - $94K

4 salaries

$69,085/yr
$63K$94K

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Curatorial Assistant

Museum Of Contemporary Art

$67,471/yr

Range: $33K - $112K

4 salaries

$67,471/yr
$33K$112K

Curatorial Assistant

Carnegie Museum of Art

$33,124/yr

Range: $30K - $36K

4 salaries

$33,124/yr
$30K$36K

Curatorial Assistant - Hourly

Harvard University

$13/hr

Range: $9 - $15

3 salaries

$13/hr
$9$15

Curatorial Assistant

Brown University

$32,490/yr

Range: $5K - $67K

3 salaries

$32,490/yr
$5K$67K

Curatorial Assistant

California Academy of Sciences

$83,522/yr

Range: $52K - $85K

3 salaries

$83,522/yr
$52K$85K

Curatorial Assistant - Hourly

High Museum of Art

$17/hr

Range: $15 - $21

3 salaries

$17/hr
$15$21

Curatorial Assistant - Hourly

Santa Barbara Museum of Art

$22/hr

Range: $21 - $22

3 salaries

$22/hr
$21$22

Curatorial Assistant

American Federation Of Arts

$33,356/yr

Range: $32K - $35K

3 salaries

$33,356/yr
$32K$35K

Curatorial Assistant

Yale University

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$42K - $87K

2 salaries

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$42K - $87K
$42K$87K

Curatorial Assistant

University of Virginia

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$41K - $60K

2 salaries

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$41K - $60K
$41K$60K

Curatorial Assistant

Leaf Group

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$47K - $53K

2 salaries

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$47K - $53K
$47K$53K

Curatorial Assistant

The New York Botanical Garden

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$41K - $50K

2 salaries

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$41K - $50K
$41K$50K

Curatorial Assistant

Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago

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$32K - $73K

2 salaries

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$32K - $73K
$32K$73K
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent assistant curator salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

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A Curatorial Assistant in the Pittsfield, MA Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Pittsfield, MA Area area
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$10
hourly
A Gallery Assistant in the Tulsa, OK Area area reported making $10 per hour
Job Highlights
Tulsa, OK Area area
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$15
hourly
A Gallery Assistant in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$7
hourly
A Curatorial Assistant in the Waco, TX Area area reported making $7 per hour
Job Highlights
Waco, TX Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$17
hourly
A Curatorial Assistant in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Temporary
 
51 to 200 employees
Nonprofit Organization
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